ASHI Certified Inspector
Background Verified Inspector

ASHI Certified Inspector
Background Verified Inspector
Member Since 1994

James T Hartshorne

Hartshorne Inspections

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ASHI Standard of Practice

The ASHI Standard of Practice is the foundation that all ASHI members conduct their home inspections upon. Adhering to the Standard puts our members in the best position to provide an effective and informative service to their clients, and help them make a sound decision on their new home.

The Standard of Practice covers the following areas:

  • Air Conditioning Systems
  • Plumbing Systems
  • Electrical Systems
  • Structural Systems
  • Exterior
  • Fireplace
  • Flooring
  • Solid Fuel Burning Appliances
  • Heating Systems
  • Interior
  • Insulation And Ventilation
  • Roof System
Property Types
  • Historic Homes
  • Multi-Family Homes (Condos/Apartments)
  • New Construction Inspections
  • Single-Family Homes
  • Townhouses/Villas
  • English

Additional Services

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  • Radon Testing


* More than 25 years in the building and construction industry * More than 35 years of Inspection Experience * More than 14,500 Inspections performed * A Certified Member of the American Society of Home Inspectors ASHI # 11854 * Licensed by the State of Illinois IL # 450.000194 * Exterior Design Institute Certified EDI # IL41 * Meets or exceeds all ASHI and State “Standards of Practice” * Expert witness testimony * Pre-Purchase, Listing or Home Maintenance Inspections performed * Libertyville Historic Preservation Committee Chairman * Highly recommended by previous clients, attorneys, mortgage brokers, lenders, realtors, et al * Absolutely no “conflict of interest” * “On site” 23 page detailed report with 21 extra pages of general informative information. * Single Family, Multi-Unit, Condo, Townhouse, New Construction and Commercial Inspections * Radon Gas testing available


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Illinois 450.000194
Exp: 11/30/2022

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